Editor Jobs Vacancy at National Portrait Gallery London
National Portrait Gallery London urgently required following position for Editor. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.
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Editor Jobs Vacancy at National Portrait Gallery London Jobs Details:
The National Portrait Gallery houses a unique collection of all forms of portraiture of the people who have made or who are making British history and culture. In recent years the Gallery has attracted around 2 million visits and is among London’s most popular museums. It reaches and engages these, and further UK and global audiences, with its extensive display, exhibition, research, learning, outreach, publishing, digital and national programmes.
Full Time, 40 hours per week
£26,500 per annum
Fixed term for 18 months
We are looking for an Editor to join the Commercial department at the Gallery. Reporting to the Publishing Manager, the Editor manages a number of titles from across the Gallery’s publishing programme, from conception to publication.
The successful candidate will have substantial experience of project-editing complex illustrated books, with a good knowledge of the whole publication process and experience of liaising with authors and freelancers. They will have excellent editorial skills with the ability to copy-edit, condense, adapt, summarise, rewrite and restructure text as required. The post-holder must have a proven ability to manage multiple projects, with competing priorities, simultaneously as the ability to work calmly under pressure to meet deadlines is essential.
Further information about the role as well as details of how to apply can be found below.
Closing date for submitted applications is 9.00 am on 29 October 2018. Interviews will take place on 9 November 2018. Please indicate on your form if you will be unavailable on this particular date.
The Gallery is committed to equality and diversity.
Museum Website: http://www.npg.org.uk/about/jobs/current-vacancies/vacancy-details?AdvertReference=OCT20181431